Dating an older coworker

04 Oct

Shelby spent the past few summers life-guarding at her town pool to make some extra cash, but after a one night stand, what she ended up with was an awkward three months.

It's much more satisfying to succeed on your own merit, and everyone else will appreciate your achievements more if you've earned them. Make it a rule to focus only on each other once you're off the clock.

Try doing your own thing: Take Italian classes, learn to code, see your girls — anything to maintain identity.

It'll keep you sane and even better, the heart grows fonder with a little distance — even if it's just for a few hours.

Plus, you'll have more to talk about over dinner and a bottle of Malbec if you actually did things separately that day.9. If you break up with a coworker, do yourself a favor and don't date another one.

You'll suddenly go from someone who dated a worker to "that girl" who only dates people from your office.